Davis Polk M&A and Private Equity partner Cheryl Chan has been named among the finalists for the American Lawyer’s “Corporate Attorney of the Year” award, part of AmLaw’s “Corporate Practices of the Year” contest.

Cheryl advised on a series of multi-billion dollar deals for a variety of clients over the past year. Among her recent notable representations, she co-led the Davis Polk teams that advised Emerson on the $11 billion combination of its industrial software businesses with Aspen Technology, Brookfield on its $8.3 billion acquisition of CDK Global and $3.4 billion acquisition of DexKo Global, Spectrum Brands on the $4.3 billion sale of its Hardware & Home Improvement segment and HP on its $3.3 billion acquisition of Poly.

The American Lawyer also shortlisted Davis Polk for “General Corporate Practice of the Year” and “Tech/Telecom Corporate Practice of the Year.”

The awards will be presented on November 10, 2022, in New York.